Art/ Collection/ Art Object

[Portrait/Self-Portrait with Speed Graphic Camera]

Artist:
Gordon H. Coster (American, Baltimore, Maryland 1906–1988)
Date:
ca. 1932
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
36.8 x 30.8 cm (14 1/2 x 12 1/8 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Ford Motor Company Collection, Gift of Ford Motor Company and John C. Waddell, 1987
Accession Number:
1987.1100.361
Rights and Reproduction:
Photograph and print by Gordon Coster
Not on view
Inscription: Signed in pencil on print, recto LL: "Gordon Coster c. 1932"; inscribed in JCW hand in pencil on print, verso UR: "765. // Coster // c.1932"
[Keith De Lellis to Waddell, February 5, 1984]; John C. Waddell

The image is composed of a montage of a positive print and a reversed print which have been copied together. This print itself is a straight, non-reversed print.
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